Sources of Truth – again!

I’ve blogged about sources of truth, and specifically what makes a good one, before (in 2012 and again in 2016) but I’ve recently thought about an important feature of a SoT that I hadn’t included on my list before. So to recap, a good source of truth: is probably one of a number of sources
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Realms of Integration

This is a slightly updated picture from one I posted on twitter the other day. It’s an attempt to express my general view on high level “should be possible” integration conversations that get misunderstood as “clearly simple and straightforward and definitely happening”. In my mind I’m arguing against tightly-coupled integrations between disparate systems that do
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How IDAM solutions cost you money

Anyone who’s been in the IDAM game for a while knows that IDAM solutions are hard to sell. We can be seen as pushing something customers “already have” – even though what they already have is a combination of manual process, scripts, inconsistent data and a tangled web of access “control” that no one really
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Role Mining, and why it’s a fantasy

Over the years I’ve had a play with a few role mining tools, and while I can’t claim that as any type of industry review, it did leave me with a general feeling that the whole concept is a fantasy. The main problem I have is that┬árole mining assumes there is a logical structure out
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